If you’ve ever come across text in a foreign language that contains lots of question mark characters in unexpected positions or if you’ve written Python code that causes an exception such as the following one to be raised, then chances are you have run into a problem with character sets, encodings, and Unicode: UnicodeDecodeError: ‘ascii’ codec can’t decode byte 0xff in position 6:➥ ordinal not in range(128)


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